If you are using then as a sleep aid, will you need more with time to achieve the same level of sedation.
It is not an addiction, it is tolerance to the medication. Read more Neither drug is recommended for kids under 6.
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Another one I like to use is hydroxyzine (also known as Vistaril or Atarax) but that is only available as a prescription, however its metabolite is Zyrtec, which is OTC. Read more Bromfed is the brand name of a combination medicine that contains the drugs brompheniramine & dextromethorphan.
It is a cough suppressant, and histamine blocker which means that allergic reaction to Benadryl (diphenhydramine) is a distinct possibility. Read more You become tolerant to the sedative effect of first generation antihistamines and with time you will no longer feel sedated from them.
Radiolabeled tissue distribution studies in rats indicated that fexofenadine does not cross the blood-brain barrier.
Most recently it has been marketed at lower dosages as a sleep medication.
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Benedryl is a antihistamine that is usually very sedating.
If you were on a small dose of benedryl and now u You are going on a large dose of Hydroxzine you may have more sedation. Read more Diphenhydramine (benedryl) is a very effective antihistamine, holding on to histamine binding sites better than some products. Are you considering taking an overdose of antihistamines? You can use national suicide hotlines 24/7 at 1-800-suicide (1-800-784-2433) or 1-800-273 – talk (1-800-273-8255). Read more First generation antihistamines are sedating, second generation ones are not, overdosing on the latter hardly kills, but may cause sedation.